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Masters Degree Forms

  • M-1 Program of Study for the Master’s Degree (PDF)
    • This form helps plan the program of study the student will follow, including recommended hours of transfer credit.
      • Submit to the Graduate School
      • Due before the end of the student’s second semester
      • Note: You will not graduate if this form is not submitted to the Graduate School the semester prior to graduating.
    • The program of study for each student needs to be approved by the Director of Graduate Studies.
    • For any changes to the approved program, use the Program of Study Course Substitution Form.
    • Changes must be approved by the Director of Graduate Studies and must reflect the original intent of the degree program.
  • M-2 Request for Thesis Committee (for a thesis option only) (PDF)
    • Required only for students who select the thesis option.
      • Submit to the Graduate School
      • Due before the end of the student’s second semester
      • Note: You will not graduate if this form is not submitted to the Graduate School the semester prior to graduating.
    • The student and his/her advisor will pick the committee.
      • The first reader is the student’s advisor.
      • The second reader should be from the student’s department.
      • The third reader should be from outside of the student’s department.
      • Under certain circumstances, an “outside expert” may serve on the committee.
    • For any changes to the approved committee, use the Graduate Student Change of Committee Form.
  • M-3 Report of the Master’s Examining Committee (PDF)
    • This form provides an official record of the final examining process (thesis defense or presentation of a report).
    • The student’s committee will indicate on this form if the student has passed the final exam.
    • Submit the form to the Graduate School in the semester the student plans to graduate.
    • For a report option, the third reader of the committee may be from the student’s department.
  • Change of Committee Form (PDF)
  • Change of Plan of Study Form (PDF)

Dual Masters Degree Forms

Doctoral Degree Forms

By the end of the second semester of study at MU, a student should begin submitting degree program forms which will aid the academic program and the Graduate School in tracking the student’s progress toward degree completion. These forms include the following: